Egg Stravaganza on April 4, 2020 is canceled due to the tightening on social distancing for COVID-19.
2019 information below 2020 coming soon!
EggStravaganza is a celebration of the arrival of spring. Join us throughout downtown as businesses host activities, crafts, and specials. Don’t forget to plan a visit with the bunny.
2019 Egg Stravaganza Events
All activities are FREE with the exception of those with an icon.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. | PEGGS | 127 S. Michigan St.
7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | Yellow Cat Café | 808 E. Colfax Ave.
Participate in the coloring contest for your chance to win a goodie basket filled with gift certificates, candy, and Yellow Cat Cafe goodies!
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Macri's Italian Bakery | 214 N. Niles Ave.
Choose from a wide variety of desserts including specialties only offered during this time of year! Enjoy Lamb Cakes, Italian Easter Bread, and other decorative and delicious Easter pastries.
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. | The Tippecanoe Place | 620 W. Washington St.
Have breakfast with the Easter Bunny! $4 for 2-6 year olds, $8 for 7-12 year olds, & $12 for 12+
Easter Egg hunt (weather permitting) on the grounds of Tippecanoe for those attending the Bunny Breakfast.
9:00 a.m. - 7 p.m. | The General Deli & Cafe | 609 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Come show off your artist skills with side walk chalk. Then dye your own Easter egg using natural dye!
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Edible Arrangements | 123 S. Michigan St.
Strawberry and Pineapple smoothies $1.99. Plus 1/2 priced dipped fruit boxes and 20% off Easter pre-orders.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | St. Joseph County Public Library | 304 S. Main St.
Come make a craft in the Children's area and join the scavenger hunt from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on the 3rd floor!
10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Brain Lair Bookstore | 714 E. Jefferson Blvd.
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Fun by the Yard | Gridiron
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | The Pigeon and the Hen Pottery | 217 S. Michigan St.
Make and Take station outside! Neon colors and tons of glitter!! Spring ceramics such as bunnies, butterflies and flowers will be available to paint. New spring inventory inside.
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | DTSB | Gridiron
Free drop-in games on the Gridiron, with treat-filled eggs given out as prizes.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | DTSB | Gridiron
Stop by the DTSB info booth to enter a raffle for a Family 4-Pack of free tickets to The Underwater Bubble Show, taking place at The Morris Performing Arts Center on April 24th.
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Bombay International | 122 S Michigan St. Suite 110
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | DTSB | Gridiron
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. | Barnaby's Pizza | 713 E. Jefferson Blvd.
One large, 2-topping pizza, one order of breadsticks, and a pitcher of pop for $19.95 + tax.
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. | Bruno’s Pizza Downtown | 131 S. Michigan St.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Physician's Urgent Care | Gridiron
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | VPA | Gridiron
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Idle Hours Bookshop | 212 S. Michigan St.
All ages are welcome! The winner will receive a book basket. If the weather is bad, a coloring contest will be held instead.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. | South Bend Cubs | Gridiron
12:00 p.m. – 4: 00 p.m. | South Bend Museum Of Art | 120 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
All ages welcome to making a craft that explores the sights and hues of Spring. Inside the Century Center.
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Dream Coach Carriages | First Stop: Chocolate Café
Hop around town on the “EGG-Spress Wagon” pulled by the biggest bunnies in South Bend! Rides are $4 per person, excluding infants. Tickets will be sold just before 12:00 p.m. at the “EGG-Spress” bunny stop in front of the Chocolate Café. NOTE - WAGON RIDES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO ANTICIPATED ROAD CLOSURES FOR MAYOR PETE EVENT.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. | The History Museum | 897 W. Thomas St.
Be enchanted with the wonders of spring at this tea presented by The History Museum. A princess fairy will charm you as she shows you to your table, bright with festive decorations. This one-of-a-kind experience offers a menu of savories, sweets, and classic teas, and is followed by a private tour of the Oliver Mansion, plus a delightful treat for young ones Tickets are $25-general, $20-members, and $20-youth (ages 4-17). Reservations are required by April 10 and can be made online at historymuseumSB.org or call 574-235-9664.
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | South Bend Chocolate Cafe | 122 S. Michigan St.
Visit the Easter Bunny at the Chocolate Cafe. Pictures not provided. You are welcome to take your own, so don’t forget your camera! The Easter Bunny will also be at the South Bend Chocolate Cafe on Friday April 12, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Sunday April 14, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Friday April 19, 5:00 pm.m- 9:00 p.m., and Saturday April 20, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM | St. Joseph County 4-H | The Gridiron
Visit with lambs, baby goats, chickens, ducks and rabbits at this Easter-themed petting zoo, brought to you by the Heart of the Farm educational exhibit, St Joseph County Ag Team, and St Joseph County 4-H.
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. | Courtyard by Marriott | 121 S. M.L.K. Jr. Blvd.
Make the slime of your dreams by choosing the perfect color and add-ins for a one of a kind master piece. All ages are welcome.